Broom leatherjacket

The broom filefish is a harmless tropical reef fish from the Red Sea and the Indo-Pacific oceans, growing to a length of 20 cm.

The Broom leatherjacket lives in the reef-associated, marine, depth range 3 - 18 m environment.

Nothing known about the Broom leatherjacket

Common names

'O'iri in Tahitian (Reo Mā`ohi)
Azamikawahagi in Japanese (日本語)
Besem-vylvis in Afrikaans
broom filefish in English
Broom leatherjacket in English
Brush-sided leatherjacket in English
Brushsided leatherjacket in English
Falala in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Gangis in Davawenyo
Kakaniten in Tagbanwa Calamian
lawedua in Fijian (vosa Vakaviti)
Pa'umalo in Samoan (gagana fa'a Samoa)
Pariutet in Austronesian (Other)
Pariutet in Carolinian
Sulay bagyo in Bikol
Sulay bagyo in Tagalog
Sulay bagyo in Visayan
刷皮尾棘魨 in Mandarin Chinese
刷皮尾棘鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
美单棘鲀 in Mandarin Chinese
美單棘魨 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Tetraodontiformes
Family : Monacanthidae
Genus : Amanses
Species : Amanses scopas
Authority : Cuvier, 1829